In weeks prior to the shooting, Lawrence King, had said publicly that he was gay, classmates said, and was constantly harassment from a group of schoolmates, including the Brandon McInerney.
On the morning of Feb. 12, Lawrence was in the school’s computer lab with 24 other students, said Mr. Keith, the police spokesman. Brandon walked into the room with a gun and shot Lawrence in the head, the police said, then ran from the building. Police officers caught him a few blocks away.
McInerney is charged as an adult and dispite multiple witnesses has pleaded not guilty